We are still evolving

Contrary to popular belief, a recent scientific find shows evidence for the fact that human beings are still evolving:

The finding adds substantially to the evidence that human evolution did not grind to a halt in the distant past, as is tacitly assumed by many social scientists. Even evolutionary psychologists, who interpret human behavior in terms of what the brain evolved to do, hold that the work of natural selection in shaping the human mind was completed in the pre-agricultural past, more than 10,000 years ago.

Still Evolving, Human Genes Tell New Story – New York Times

With the current state of the world in mind, it’s safe to assume that there’s ample scope for human beings to evolve – hopefully for the better.

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